Guide, Whitewater Rafting Posted on Mar 13, 2018 by Canadian Rockies Rafting
Location Canmore, AB
Earnings $26.00 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Seasonal Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date May 16, 2018
Canadian Rockies Rafting
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years or equivalent experience
- General outdoors guiding
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Advanced Wilderness First Aid Certificate
- Wilderness First Aid Certificate
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Boat Handling Course Certificate
3 years to less than 5 years
- Operate communication (including emergency) devices
- Operate and maintain watercraft
- Maintain equipment
- Orienteering and/or survival
- Address customers' complaints or concerns
- Set up and take down camps
- Provide outdoor, wilderness and wildlife instruction
- Prevent legislation violations
- Plan trips
- Escort groups on outdoor sport and recreational trips
- Assemble camping gear and supplies
- Assist clients/guests with special needs
- Advise on specific regulations such as hunting and fishing laws and boating regulations, follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations
Work Site Environment
- In/on water
- Vehicle supplied by employer
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Work under pressure
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
- Manual dexterity
- Bending, crouching, kneeling
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Client focus
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
May 16, 2018
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Interest in speaking to provide instruction for activities such as canoeing, rafting and mountain climbing; and to advise on emergency and safety measures and specific regulations concerning hunting, fishing and boating
Interest in co-ordinating information to plan itineraries for trips and expeditions; to arrange transportation; and to follow environmental guidelines and prevent violations
Interest in handling to assemble equipment and supplies such as camping gear, rafts, life jackets, fishing tackle and food; and in transporting individuals and groups to sites; may prepare meals for groups and set up camps
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